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Charleston Crab House-Market St

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
41 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2002
+1 843-853-2900
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“crab legs” (159 reviews)
“crab pot” (115 reviews)
“seafood” (345 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
41 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2002
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After reading so many reviews online I was super pumped to eat here and final some tasty seafood. I made a reservation for two at 7. We finished a tour we had planned about an hour earlier than we had scheduled. It was a thirty...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyed dinner with my cadet while visiting. The barbecue shrimp and grits is hands down the absolute best! Good grits are hard to come by where I am from and these were the best. We had an excellent waiter as well. I don't recall his...More

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Chose this seafood place after reading reviews. And I was pretty disappointed by the food. Crab legs in the crab pot didn’t taste fresh to me. I grew up in a coastal city eating seafood all the time. This crab pot was not worth the...More

Thank LogN1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went here for lunch on the recommendation of our rickshaw tricycle driver. The atmosphere was fun, friendly, and casual. We were here with our tween daughter who loved the view from the upstairs dining area. Their fresh oysters were some of the best we've...More

Thank GoldilocksMom
Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful sea food menu, many to choose from, excellent location, rooftop dining , great sunset view form up there, music up there could have been a little lower, a little hard to have a conversation from my table, speaker right over my head, other than...More

Thank msbrazil
Reviewed 4 days ago

We first visited The Charleston Crab House two years when travelling in the area. We intentionally planned our second visit for a recent early Wednesday evening while vacationing in Charleston. Although crowded, a table was available either inside or outside. Due to the hot weather,...More

Thank Siobhan1177
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was in very small portions. Server was nice but female employees were dressed like they worked for Hooters. We could see the hostess' checks as she walked up stairs in her short skirt!!!

Thank ancetham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have dinner here each visit to Charleston. Great she-crab soup, shrimp-n- grits, and fried seafood.

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a family meal here on August 6, 2018. The she-crab soup is very good as well as the crab cakes and all the other food we ordered. The hush puppies are great too. We have eaten here many times and usually try to...More

Thank katrobin74
Reviewed 1 week ago

I dined here with my wife and daughter on August 2, 2018 with my wife and daughter and Joey was our server. My daughter had the burger and my wife had the lowcountry boil and I the snow crab leg pot. All the food was...More

Thank caymankid
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11 October 2017|
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Response from MaryLG01 | Reviewed this property |
casual, shorts and jeans are fine
13 April 2017|
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Response from Mkt_ManagerCHS | Property representative |
Good morning! Reservations are not required but recommended during busy season. You can make one on our website. We hope to see you soon!
11 June 2016|
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Response from jkgcrb | Reviewed this property |
15-25. not bad at all
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-2002
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-853-2900
  • E-mail
"Southern Seafood and a DARN Good Time"
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